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IRS Assessment Lists on Microfilm, 1862 to 1866:

M788, Rhode Island, 1862-1866, 10 rolls

  • District 1 (Cities of Newport & Providence, Townships of Barrington, Bristol, Cumberland, East Providence, Little Compton, Middletown, North Providence, Pawtucket, Portsmouth, Smithfield, Tiverton, & Warren)
    • Roll 1
      • Annual, Monthly, & Special lists, September 1862 - December 1863, May 1863

    • Roll 2
      • Annual, Monthly, & Special lists, January 1863 - December 1863, May 1864

    • Roll 3
      • Monthly, & Special lists, January 1864 - December 1864

    • Roll 4
      • Annual list, May 1865

    • Roll 5
      • Monthly, & Special lists, January 1865 - June 1865
    • Roll 6
      • Monthly, & Special lists, July 1865 - December 1865

    • Roll 7
      • Annual list, May 1866

    • Roll 8
      • Monthly, & Special lists, January 1866 - December 1866

  • District 2 ( Townships of Burrillville, Charlestown, Coventry, Cranston, East Greenwich, Exeter, Foster, Glocester, Hopkinton, Jamestown, Johnston, New Shoreham, North Kingstown, Warwick, Westerly, & West Greenwich)
    • Roll 9
      • Annual, Monthly, & Special lists, September 1862 - December 1864

    • Roll 10
      • Annual, Monthly, & Special lists, January 1865 - December 1866

IRS Assessment lists, 1867-1874, Textual Records

Assessment lists:

  • 1st District

    Cities of Newport and Providence, Townships of Barrington, Bristol, Cumberland, East Providence, Little Compton, Middletown, North Providence, Pawtucket, Portsmouth, Smithfield, Tiverton, and Warren
    1867-73


    • Box 652
      • One volume, Annual list for 1867
      • Lists, unbound, January, February, April, June, July, October 1867
    • Box 653
      • One volume, Monthly lists, January 1867 - December 1867
    • Box 654
      • Two volumes, Annual list for 1868, plus Monthly lists, January 1868 - December 1868
    • Box 655
      • One volume, Monthly lists, January 1869 - December 1869
    • Box 656
      • Two volumes, Annual list for 1869, plus Monthly lists, January 1869 - December 1869
    • Box 657
      • Two volumes, Annual list for 1870, plus Monthly lists, January 1870 - December 1870
    • Box 658
      • One volume, Monthly lists, 1872 - 1873
  • 2nd District

    Towns of Burrillville, Charlestown, Coventry, Cranston, Charlestown, East Greenwich, Exeter, Foster, Gloucester, Hopkington, Jamestown, Johnston, New Shoreham, North Kingstown, Richmond, Scituate, South Kinstown, Warwick, Westerly, and West Greenwich
    1867-73


    • Box 653
      • One volume, Monthly lists, January 1867 - December 1868
    • Box 655
      • One volume, Monthly lists, January 1869 - December 1870
    • Box 658
      • One volume, Monthly lists, January 1871 - December 1873

See Also:

Income Tax Records of the Civil War Years, an article in Prologue

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